A former Commissioner for Agriculture in Oyo State, Hon. Iyiola Ambali Hameed is dead.
Hon. Ambali, the Ekerin Balogun Onijaye of Ijayeland died on Wednesday morning at the University College Hospital ( UCH ), Ibadan.
According to one of late Ambali’s oyalists who confirmed his death to Westerndailynews.com, he said ” I was called this morning that Oga developed sickness overnight and has been rushed to UCH, it was when I got to check him at the hospital this morning that I got the sad news that he is dead, arrangement is ongoing to burry him this afternoon according to Islamic right.
Hammed, who hails from Seriki Origitag-
bokalu Dynasty, popularly called Seriki
area of Ijaiye, was born on Sunday, January
4, 1959. He attended Ijaiye High School,
Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi and University
of Ibadan, Oyo State, where he studied
Agric and Bio-Resources Engineering and
Laboratory Technology, respectively.
He was a member, Oyo State House of
Assembly (1999-2003); Chairman, Care-
taker Committee, Akinyele Local Govern-